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Synonyms for troubled

Synonyms for troubled

characterized by or indicative of distress or affliction or danger or need

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characterized by unrest or disorder or insubordination

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The troubled and non-troubled firms achieve about 60 per cent pairing on the basis of industry group, 64 per cent on the basis of age of firms; and 20 per cent on the basis of similarity in asset size.
New figures released this week show that the Troubled Families programme has turned around 105,000 families, saving the taxpayer an estimated GBP1.
The programme was launched in all three local authority areas after Louise Casey, head of the Troubled Families programme, visited Middlesbrough in 2011.
Nationally, 62,909 troubled families were identified by councils across the country, with 1,675 turned round.
In other cases, the NCUA approved new CEOs with expertise in areas of risks that were threatening troubled credit unions.
The costs are exemplified by the fact that children who live in troubled families are 36 times more likely to be excluded from school and six times more likely to have been in care or to have contact with the police.
FASB said there is diversity in practice in identifying loan modifications that constitute troubled debt restructurings.
Kids who go to daycare before 15 months have too many people involved with their lives," which can lead to attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder and aggressive behaviour, troubled adolescent behaviour, and a lack of trust in their parents, all of which can be permanent.
The troubled journey: A portrait of 6th-12th grade youth.
In the Gulf of Mexico, recreation takes 64 percent of the catch for troubled fish stocks, Coleman and her colleagues report in an upcoming Science.
1271(a) can be a problem for a corporate holder of a troubled obligation, converting what otherwise might qualify as a bad debt deduction into a capital loss.
Educators and therapists have been using wilderness challenges in therapeutic programs for troubled youth for decades.
But there have been plenty of troubled white athletes who didn't become working-class heroes like Daly.
0r even worse, discover that your troubled athlete are spreading the contagion.